• The light in us.

    We are not just simply a living organism. We are more than that. We can feel emotions and express it in many ways. Especially, we could intentionally react on others by rejoicing in their happiness and showing sympathy and empathy on their hardship. It is simply because we have a biological and natural goodness in… Continue Reading

  • Thankful

    As like you, I also have a life which I consider as the most beautiful and precious gift that I ever have. And yes, for sure I am so grateful for having it. This life is not something that I get by luck. Of course, it is not something that accidently come up from nowhere.… Continue Reading

  • New year New me

    Time flows, it never stops. While it runs, we can take some advantages from it, if we are fortunate enough to run with it. Whatever has passed will not be seen again, whatever that is yet to come is just a dream, and what we have in reality is this presence “now” to try to… Continue Reading

  • New York and my winter break

    Every student here at Emory is in a hurry to plan his/her winter break schedule and destination. Like them, we monastics at Emory are excited to spend our first winter break in the States.  But, we get different plane to visit different location: some prefer to go south, some to west and some to east,… Continue Reading

  • Love cells

    Living organisms are composed of trillions of cells and bacteria that go through their respective life cycles constantly. For example, on the cellular level, DNA replication occurs and produces identical cells. At times, mutations can occur in some of them due to external activities and environmental factors. As in humans, the immune system plays an… Continue Reading

  • Rejoice

    Rejoicing is an important State of feeling which makes us feel good. It is a sharing feelings with others about their good deeds. If we become habituated to this practice, then it will bring us happiness, even with the small, good activities of others. Rejoicing in the happiness of other’s is a wonderful way to… Continue Reading

  • Sincerely

    In today’s world, many of us are in hurry to build one’s life. The process of making a good lifestyle does not seem easy, one may have to face many narrow paths to follow. As a human and a social being we live in a community and survive mainly depending on others. Mutual dependently, we… Continue Reading

  • Dealing with Emotion.

    Just a walker keeps balance on a tightrope, it is of benefit for us to keep balance with our own emotions. Falling down and rising up in our life is common to us and this will follow us till our last breath is stopped. But how to deal with emotions depends on the individual’s perspective.… Continue Reading